On Fear and Travel

“Why would you want to go so far?” “What if something happens to you while you’re there?” “Aren’t you afraid?” Whenever I talk to people about where I am traveling next or where I dream of going, questions like these often pop up. Whether I’m going to school across an …

Dear Edinburgh,

Dear Edinburgh, I’m sorry. I’m sorry it has taken me so long to realise that I do, in fact, love you. Things did start out pretty rough, I’m not going to lie. I had no place to live, you were crawling with students fighting tooth and nail for every available …